Gallup: Fewer than Half of Americans Belong to a Church or Other House of Worship

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PreCovid the US UMC only served

PreCovid the US UMC only served 0.8% of Americans. The Southern Baptists report that they are only serving 1.6%

Gallup is late to the decline game

Richard Hicks 14 days ago

Not late at all

Gallup's been reporting this decline for years. The trend hasn't changed... only the hard numbers, which is tho entire point of this article. "The polling giant has been measuring church membership since 1937..." I'm a little doubtful this is the first report they've done after 84 years. Remember, too, that what you're reading isn't the Gallup report, it's a summary provided by Religion News Service. Best to go to the original source before jumping to conclusions about what's in the Gallup report.

John 4 days ago

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